Ayer High School (Closed 2012)

141 Washington St
Ayer, MA 01432
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Ayer High School served 334 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 59%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥95% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 70%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students334 students
This chart display total students of Ayer High School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)34 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ayer High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)80-84%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ayer High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)≥95%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ayer High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/an/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ayer High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
9%
9%
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White
68%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ayer High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.59
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Graduation Rate (10-11)85-89%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ayer High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ayer High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAyer School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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